Allen Iverson (alleniverson) on Twitter says he is heading to Memphis. David Aldridge is reporting it on NBA.com. But this seems to be the new thing. Breaking News on Twitter. ESPN has already added it to their “Breaking news” ticker crawl.
“God Chose Memphis as the place that I will continue my career. I met with Mr. Heinsley, Chris Wallace and my next head coach Lionel Hollins” Says AI.
So the answer will be in town February 11th. Not a bad scenario for Iverson. It will be the 1st full year for Head coach Lionel Hollins and the Grizzles are rebuilding their team persona. They have a lot of young talent; Mike Conley, Rudy Gay, Marc Gasol, and O.J. Mayo. And they will now be anchored by some veterans with the likes of AI and Zach Randolph.
Stay tuned …